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Wellston Fire Department

 
 

1922

Asst. Chief Ben Matthews

FF II,FI,CFSI, CFSII

EMT



1924

Battalion Chief Dennis Dupree

FF II

Hire Date 10/26/80



1926

Captain Bill Denney

FF II

EMT

Hire Date 03/27/97


1928

Lieutenant Aaron Dupree

FF II,FI,CFSI

Paramedic, EMSI

Hire Date 08/26/98


1930

Lieutenant Brian Dunn

FF II

EMR

Hire Date 09/04/97


1932

Firefighter Chris Wages 

FFI

Paramedic

Hire Date 07/23/13


1934

Firefighter Clint Newkirk

Probatiobary VFF

Hire Date 10/28/2014


1936

Firefighter Andy Rieder 

FFII

Paramedic

Hire Date 01/15/14


1938

Firefighter Dave Gilliland

FF I

EMR

Hire Date 01/06/12


1940

Firefighter Jason Phillips

FF II, CFSI

Hire Date 08/06/07


1942

Firefighter Ryan Souders

FF1

Hire Date 04/20/12


1944

Firefighter Jordan Lackey

Probationary FF1

Hire Date 03/11/14


1946

Firefighter Chris Waugh

FF II

Hire Date 09/25/03



1948

Firefighter Evan Lenegar

FF1

Hire Date 05/12/13


1950

Engineer Gilbert Hartley

FFII

Hire Date 9/14/12


1952

Asst Chaplain Billy Witt

FF1

Church on the Move



1954

Vacant




1960

Specialist Jeffrey Bates

Water Rescue Team

Hire Date 12/10/03




1962

Jarrod Denney

Technician

Water Rescue Team

Hire Date 03/01/13


1964

Casey Dawson

Operations

Water Rescue Team

Hire Date 03/01/13


1966

Maria Uribe

Public Safety Diver

Water Rescue Team

Hire Date 03/01/13


 

Our Department has a core membership of 30 Firefighter some of which also functions as First Responders. The department also has several specialized members as well. These specialized members are Water Rescue specific members, First Responder specific members and Cadets, which are a part of a program for students 13-18 years of age.

Personnel

It is mandatory for our members to obtain State Firefighter VFF Certification and National Registry First Responder Level. Higher education is greatly encouraged and paid for by the department with the aid of multiple grants.

1923

Asst. Chief Roman Brandau

FF II,FI,CFSI

EMT, EMSI

Hire Date 05/26/01


1925

Captain Randy Dupree

FF II

EMT

Hire Date 06/07/94


1927

Captain Darrell Wright

FF II,CFSI

EMR

Hire Date 09/13/00


1929

Lieutenant Dustin Coffman

FF II, FI

Paramedic

Hire Date 07/24/06


1931

Firefighter Corey Ireland

FF II

EMR

Hire Date 07/24/06


1933

Firefighter Clint Patrick

VFF

Hire Date 08/13/13



1935

Firefighter Joe Mahle

FF1

Hire Date 12/02/10


1937

Firefighter Brant Derrow 

Probationary FF!

Hire Date 02/23/14



1939

Firefighter Ben Reed -

Probationary FFI

Hire Date 02/11/14



1941

Firefighter Ashley Pelletier

FF II

Hire Date 02/06/02


1943

Firefighter John Stabler

FF II,CFSI

Hire Date 12/25/11


1945

Firefighter Logan Lindamood

Probationary VFF

Hire Date 12/13/14


1947

Firefighter David Lehew

FFII,CFSI

EMT

Hire Date 08/09/11


1949

Vacant




1951

Chaplain Tim Jones

Grace Baptist Church



1953

Tracy Dupree

First Responder

EMT

Hire Date 12/10/03


1955

Melvina Brandau

EMR

Hire Date 01/01/01


1961

Specialist Doug Reed

FFII, FI, FSI

EMT

Water Rescue Team

Hire Date 12/10/03


1963

Jonathon Clagg

Operations

Water Rescue Team

Hire Date 03/01/13


1965

Herbie Peoples

Operations

Water Rescue Team

Hire Date 03/01/13


1967

Brent Cochran

Operations

FF1

Water Rescue Team

Hire Date 04/20/12

VFF - Minimum qualifications for a Volunteer Firefighter in Ohio

FF I - Minimum qualifications for a Full-time Firefighter in Ohio (IFSAC FF I)

FF II - Minimum qualifications for a Professional Firefighter in Ohio (IFSAC FF II)

FI -  Ohio Certified Fire Instructor

CFSI - Ohio Certified Fire Safety Inspector

EMSI - Ohio Certified EMS Instructor

CFSII - Certified Fire Safety Inspector Instructor

EMR - Emergency Medical Responder

EMT - Emergency Medical Technician


Cadets receive CPR/AED, Basic First Aid, and VFF equivalent training


Specialists are Water Rescue Team Members. They have advanced Tech Rescue Training.

1921

Chief Ryan Pelletier

Arson Investigation / FF II / FI / FSI / EMT

WFD CADETS


The WFD Cadet core is a made up of individuals between the ages of 13 to 19 with an interest in firefighting. Our cadets have regular trainings and assist the WFD on incidents as well as around the station.

Asst Chief Brandau acts as the advisor of the cadets with all firefighters playing a roll. If you have a child interested in becoming a cadet please contact A/C Brandau at 740-384-2128 or email us at wellstonfiredepartment@gmail.com


1991

Chief Cadet Taylor Post


1992

Cadet Jayce Phillips


1993

Cadet Gage Hopkins


1994

Cadet Shai Brandau


1995

Cadet Derek Murray


1996

Cadet Lane Wright


1997

Cadet Cole Sims


1998

Vacant


1999

Vacant